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# wimbledon - Sunday 10 May, 2015

‘I’d train, go to the pub, stay out late and sweat it off the following morning, then repeat the process’

In an excerpt from Men in White Suits, former Liverpool defender John Scales recalls his time at the club.

# wimbledon - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

# wimbledon - Monday 27 April, 2015

One of the summer’s most prestigious sporting events has banned selfie sticks

If you’re heading to Wimbledon in July, you can leave the selfie stick at home.

# wimbledon - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Sports Film Of The Week: The Crazy Gang

Watch the recent BT Sport documentary about the Wimbledon team who loved to be hated.

# wimbledon - Monday 5 January, 2015

Pampered football journalists got a strong dose of League 2 tonight

Do ye really need to see the six-yard box, lads? Really?

# wimbledon - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

6 great sporting trips to take in 2015

Six of the best chances to go abroad and take in some brilliant sporting occasions.

# wimbledon - Friday 26 December, 2014

Wimbledon’s Crazy Gang remembered in controversial documentary

The programme, which has been criticised by the club’s former owner, airs on BT Sport tonight.

# wimbledon - Friday 3 October, 2014

Remember this incredible Dalian Atkinson goal? It’s now 22 years old

The solo effort helped Villa earn a 3-2 win against Wimbledon back in 1992.

# wimbledon - Sunday 21 September, 2014

The Dublin Dons, randomness in sport and Ray Rice: lt’s the week’s best sportswriting

We’ve also got Shavarsh Karapetyan’s incredible story and an incredible feat in chess.

# wimbledon - Sunday 7 September, 2014

What the tennis legends of the past look like today

Here’s some great before and after shots of some of our all time favourite players.

# wimbledon - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

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Wimbledon serves up best month ever for Aer Lingus regional

The tennis tournament, along with Glastonbury, is behind record figures for June.

# wimbledon - Sunday 13 July, 2014

James Cluskey on Irish tennis’ steady improvement and why drug testing in the sport is inept

The Dubliner also tells about just missing out on Wimbledon.

# wimbledon - Sunday 6 July, 2014

9 tweets that sum up the collective awe of Djokovic and Federer’s Wimbledon classic Respect This post contains videos

9 tweets that sum up the collective awe of Djokovic and Federer’s Wimbledon classic

The tennis stars served up an epic encounter in London this afternoon.

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in five-set Wimbledon thriller

The Serbian has now claimed seven Grand Slam wins after the epic encounter at SW19.

# wimbledon - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Kvitova blazes Bouchard for 55 minutes to win second Wimbledon title

The Czech star dominated her Canadian opponent from the start and never let up.

# wimbledon - Friday 4 July, 2014

Roger Federer to face Novak Djokovic in his 25th Grand Slam final

The Swiss is the oldest man since Andre Agassi to reach a major final in nine years.

# wimbledon - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Go Canada! Bouchard burns off Halep to reach Wimbledon final and make history

Petra Kvitova stands between the 20-year-old and glory.

# wimbledon - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Bouchard not satisfied by reaching last four as Halep stands in the way of final Sw19 This post contains videos

Bouchard not satisfied by reaching last four as Halep stands in the way of final

The 20-year-old is hoping to fulfil her potential sooner rather than later.

Raonic ends 106-year Canadian wait at Wimbledon in setting up semi-final with Federer

On the other side of the draw Novak Djokovic needed all five sets to overcome Marin Cilic.

Reigning champion Murray crashes out of Wimbledon

The Scot’s defence is over as he was defeated by rising star Grigor Dimitrov in the quarter-final today.

# wimbledon - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

‘Heartbroken’ Serena Williams explains Wimbledon retirement

The SW19 favourite was in tears as she left the court today.

Kyrgios’ between-the-legs winner against Nadal is shot of the tournament at Wimbledon

Drop your racquet, take a bow and walk away while you’re on top, son.

# wimbledon - Monday 30 June, 2014

We’ll Leave It There So: Suarez says sorry, Ulster coach leaves and all today’s sport

We also had David Gillick announcing his retirement, France winning at the World Cup and another Aprés Match classic.

Murray shines as rain continues to hamper Wimbledon rivals

Stan Wawrinka in particular is not happy with his lot.

# wimbledon - Friday 27 June, 2014

We’ll Leave It There So: Man United spend big, departure at Munster and today’s sport

No World Cup games but there is plenty going on including the latest from Wimbledon and news on Irish cyclist Philip Deignan.

Tennis player smacked in the head by 120kph serve from doubles partner

She should have crouched lower, of course.

# wimbledon - Thursday 26 June, 2014

We’ll Leave It There So: Suarez’s biting ban, Portugal crash out and all today’s sport

Man United confirmed the signing of Ander Herrera, while a trio of Armagh players failed to have suspensions overturned.

Rafa’s Wimbledon revenge as Caroline Wozniacki welcomes Niall Horan to SW19

The Westmeath native has certainly been keeping in touch with his sport during One D’s world tour.

# wimbledon - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Rafa Nadal joins illustrious 700-club ahead of clash with Wimbledon nemesis

The world number one got off to a slow start at SW19 before dispatching his Slovakian opponent.

# wimbledon - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Rufus the Hawk and super stringers: A look behind the scenes at Wimbledon Sw19 This post contains videos

Rufus the Hawk and super stringers: A look behind the scenes at Wimbledon

It’s all about the unseen work, innit?

# wimbledon - Monday 23 June, 2014

Shaq pays a visit to the Royal Box as Murray makes light work of Wimbledon first round

The defending men’s singles champion progressed after a 6-1, 6-4, 7-5 win over Belgium’s David Goffin.

# wimbledon - Monday 16 June, 2014

No Wimbledon this year for Irish duo McGee and Sorensen after qualifying defeats today

An early exit for Irish duo James McGee and Louk Sorensen.

# wimbledon - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Andy Murray appoints Amelie Mauresmo as his new coach

The Scot has been without a trainer since parting ways with Ivan Lendl in March of this year.

# wimbledon - Monday 5 May, 2014

British tennis player Elena Baltacha dies of liver cancer, aged 30

The daughter of former Ipswich Town player Sergei Baltacha won 11 singles titles during her career.

# wimbledon - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Tears for Andy Murray after receiving freedom of home town at his old school Dunblane High

“I’m going to keep this very short because there’s a good chance I’ll get emotional,” said the 26 year-old.

# wimbledon - Friday 4 April, 2014

Net gains: Ireland’s top tennis player James McGee on the struggle to climb the rankings

The Dubliner will lead out Ireland in their Davis Cup tie with Egypt today as he faces Karim Maamoun.

# wimbledon - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Wimbledon winner Andy Murray splits with coach Ivan Lendl

The British tennis player says he will “take some time with the team to consider the next steps”.

# wimbledon - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Andy Murray to snub BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards ceremony

The Wimbledon champion is favourite for the award.

# wimbledon - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Tony McCoy shortlisted for Sports Personality of the Year

The Irish jockey recently passed 4000 winners.

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